MCAN hires two AmeriCorps VISTAs to support statewide college-going efforts

Organization also seeking third VISTA to help sustain MI ECHO Scholarship program

MCAN hosts 10th annual conference, announces College Access Impact Awards

MCAN held its 10th annual conference in Lansing Nov. 9-10, including an acknowledgement of 13 outstanding postsecondary education practitioners and advocates from across the state at an awards dinner the evening of Nov. 9.

Aaron T. Kinzel joins MCAN’s board of directors

University of Michigan-Dearborn faculty member brings expertise in education, corrections, public policy

MCAN launches scholarship for frontliners who cannot receive federal financial aid

MI ECHO addresses equity gaps in existing scholarship programs

MCAN awards $20,000 to Otsego Community Foundation to launch local college access network

Grant funding will be used to establish community network for postsecondary access work

College Completion Corps expands to 40 coaches, kicks off recruiting for second year

Program places AmeriCorps members on campuses to improve persistence and completion

Michigan schools kick off Michigan College Month amid falling enrollment rates and worker shortages

Hundreds of Michigan high schools will work to increase the number of students applying for college throughout October

MCAN statement on bipartisan Michigan budget agreement for Fiscal Year 2022

On Sept. 21, Gov. Whitmer and Michigan’s Legislature came together to announce a $70 million, bipartisan budget for Fiscal Year 2022. Gov. Whitmer will sign the budget into law before Oct. 1.

MCAN joins ACAC to kick off college application season on #WhyApply Day 2021

National campaign encourages students to apply for college by supporting local application completion events

MCAN Supports Gov. Whitmer’s Proposed Postsecondary Education Investments

In response to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's proposed funding to grow Michigan's middle class, support small businesses, and invest in communities, MCAN shared the following statement from its executive director, Ryan Fewins-Bliss.